Games Expected to Be Displayed at the PS5 State of Play

Published 02/25/2021, 6:47 AM EST

The State of Play has always been one of the most anticipated gaming events for PlayStation fans. The latest State of Play that happened in October primarily talked about the PS5 and its new features. Now that the new-gen console has made staggering sales around the world, Sony will update the community regarding several new games that will soon release for the PS5.


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Final Fantasy VII Remake: Ever Crisis for PS5 might be shown at State of Play

A 4chan user recently posted the press release for the upgraded version of Final Fantasy VII Remake, called Ever Crisis, which majorly highlighted how the PS5 will make the game more enjoyable than ever.


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As per the press release, the PS5 can run the game either on a performance mode or a graphics mode. While the former offers 60fps with 1440p render resolution and 4K output, the latter supports 30fps with ray tracing at 1440p render resolution and 4K output.

Furthermore, there will be a photo mode, a Boss select mode, two new chapters, boss battles, and a new set of trophies.

Most importantly, this rumored press release claims that the Final Fantasy VII Remake: Ever Crisis will launch globally on April 10, 2021, and will be available for $59.99.

A recent post on r/GamingLeaksandRumors discussed the press release.

Final Fantasy VII REMAKE: Ever Crisis for PS4/PS5 to be shown tomorrow at State of Play from GamingLeaksAndRumours

Jeff Grubb also expects more updates on big PS4 titles coming to the PS5 in the State of Play.

It comes as no surprise that Final Fantasy VII Remake is the first name on the GameBeat editor’s list.

Other games that might steal the show in State of Play

Owing to the huge hype around State of Play, there is a plethora of rumors regarding the games that will be showcased in the event.

These are some of the most prominent titles that fans look forward to witnessing on February 25, 2021:

  • Godfall DLC
  • GTA V PS5
  • Oddworld: Soutstorm
  • Hades
  • Goodbye Volcano High
  • Five Night at Freddy’s: Security Breach


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Ever since the release of the PS5, Sony has been struggling to satisfy its massive demand. Millions of gamers across Japan, USA and Europe haven’t been able to get their hands on the console yet. However, the manufacturer has promised to ship over 7 million PS5 units by March 31, 2021.

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It is safe to assume that the State of Play will further add to the popularity of the PS5 and ensure that the millions of forthcoming units get sold out within minutes.


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Aakrit Sharma is an eSports author at EssentiallySports, and has written over 600 articles for their eSports division. He is an undergradate student at Delhi University. From getting chased by The Dahaka while playing Prince of Persia Warrior Within, to sweating his way up in ranked Apex Legends matches, he developed his consuming passion for the massive world of gaming and now writes about it with the same enthusiasm.